Professional Nursing Concepts: Competencies for Quality Leadership
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Case Studies

These scenarios present realistic professional nursing situations that you may later encounter. The questions following each case study help you analyze the situation.

Chapter Title
2 The Essence of Nursing: Knowledge and Caring
3 The Image of Nursing: What It Is and How It Needs to Change
4 Nursing Education, Accreditation, and Regulation
5 Health Policy and Political Action: Critical Actions for Nurses
6 Ethics and Legal Issues
7 Health Promotion, Disease Prevention, and Illness: A Continuum of Care
8 The Healthcare Delivery System: Focus on Acute Care
9 Provide Patient-Centered Care
10 Work in Interdisciplinary Teams
11 Employ Evidence-Based Practice
13 Utilize Informatics
14 Critical Healthcare Issue: Why Don't We Have Enough Nurses?
15 Transformation of Nursing Practice: Roles and Issues

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